Sun or snow? America has it all this winter

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Skiing in stunning snow-covered mountains, or soaking up some winter sun? However you prefer to spend the winter months, America really does have it all. Once you’ve picked your destination, submit your ESTA application and you’ll be ready to set off on the perfect winter vacation!

There are endless options for winter holidays throughout America, so, to narrow things down, we’ve picked one sunny option and one snowy for you to discover.

Escape to the winter sun in San Diego

San Diego may not be the first Californian city that comes to mind for a winter break, but it should be. With temperatures rarely below 20 degrees C, you can’t go wrong!

Lovers of the outdoors can escape to the 4,600 acre Mission Bay Park, where you can spend your days trying out all manner of water sports, take a bike ride or wander along the Point Loma peninsula’s picturesque Sunset Cliffs. By night, take a relaxing moonlit cruise, or dance the night away at the bars and clubs along the three mile oceanfront boardwalk of Mission Beach and Pacific Beach.

Take to the slopes in Breckenridge

In winter, the mountains of Colorado turn into a snowy winter wonderland, and Breckenridge ski resort is perfect for beginners and experts alike. With a wide selection of slopes fit for all experience levels, the resort boasts five peaks and the highest chairlift in North America!

It’s not just the great skiing that makes this town a top choice, but the huge array of activities you’re able enjoy off the slopes, too. The town’s Main Street is situated in the beautiful historic district and offers a large selection of shops, bars and eateries. Breckenridge Arts District sits in the middle of the town, where you can take part in an art class or attend one of their many cultural events.

Whichever type of American winter getaway you choose, one thing you will need to do before you pack your bags is sort your ESTA application. We can help you with the process of submitting your ESTA form, so get in touch with us to find out more.

Photo: Lin Skiing by Mr Moss licensed under Creative commons 2